Students get “Snowed In”

  “Scientists have been measuring depression, but they have just started really measuring happiness,” said Katie Taylor, psychology teacher. Positive Psychology students have harnessed the power of “smile science” and spread it through the halls during Snowed In week.   Taylor’s 3rd period class challenged the mundane moods of high school students in mid-December, as…

The date for prom changes

    The date for prom 2019 has been changed by student senate to be on April 5, a Friday, versus in past years when prom has taken place a few weeks later, usually on a Saturday. The venue is set to be at Mile High Stadium in Denver.    Senate teacher Brad Odice, said,…

FCCLA looks forward to Trick or Treat Street 2018

       Every year, FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) hosts a Halloween community event known as Trick or Treat Street at HR. This year, this event is taking place on Monday Oct. 29.   “Trick or Treat Street is an annual community event where kids from all over Highlands Ranch can come…

Model United Nations kicks off

  Model United Nations, a club to bring together students with an interest in social studies and the world around them, has a conference Saturday Oct. 20 in Boulder.   Kelsey Newman, junior, said, “Model UN is a club that stimulates being a member of the United Nations. You practice negotiation and interaction skills.” Before…